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Physician - Cardiology Average Salary in Poland 2023

How much money does a person working as Physician - Cardiology make in Poland?

Average Monthly Salary
27,200 PLN
( 327,000 PLN yearly)


A person working as Physician - Cardiology in Poland typically earns around 27,200 PLN per month. Salaries range from 13,600 PLN (lowest) to 42,200 PLN (highest).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Physician - Cardiology salaries vary drastically based on experience, skills, gender, or location. Below you will find a detailed breakdown based on many different criteria.

Physician - Cardiology Pay Scale and Salaries in Poland

Median and salary distribution Poland Physician - Cardiology monthly
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Salary Structure and Pay Scale Comparison

5% of people earn
25,000 PLN or more
10% of people earn
22,200 to 25,000 PLN
20% of people earn
15,900 PLN or less
65% of people earn
15,900 to 22,200 PLN
Minimum Salary
13,600 PLN
25,200 PLN
42,200 PLN

Median Salary, maximum and minimum salary, minimum wage, starting salary, and the salary range

  • Salary Range, Minimum Wage, and Starting Salary

    Physician - Cardiology salaries in Poland range from 13,600 PLN per month (starting salary) to 42,200 PLN per month (maximum salary). This is not the minimum wage as per the law, only the lowest reported number in the salary survey that had thousands of participants and professionals from all over the country.

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 25,200 PLN per month, which means that half (50%) of people working as Physician - Cardiology(s) are earning less than 25,200 PLN while the other half are earning more than 25,200 PLN. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

  • Percentiles and Salary Scale

    Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of Physician - Cardiology(s) are earning less than 20,700 PLN while 75% of them are earning more than 20,700 PLN. Also from the diagram, 75% of Physician - Cardiology(s) are earning less than 28,700 PLN while 25% are earning more than 28,700 PLN.

  • Pay Scale Structure

    We grouped the most common and recurring salaries into brackets to give more insight into what salary to expect. This method is more accurate than just the average salary and gives more insights on how salaries are actually distributed. Around 65% of all reported figures are in the range 15,900 PLN to 22,200 PLN. Approximatly 20% fall under the 15,900 PLN cap. Ten percent of wages are from 22,200 PLN to 25,000 PLN. Only 5% of people grossed 25,000 PLN or more.

Physician - Cardiology Salary Comparison by Years of Experience

How does experience and age affect your pay?

Physician - Cardiology average salary change by experience in Poland

0 - 2 Years
16,300 PLN
2 - 5 Years+32%
21,600 PLN
5 - 10 Years+34%
28,900 PLN
10 - 15 Years+19%
34,500 PLN
15 - 20 Years+8%
37,200 PLN
20+ Years+7%
39,900 PLN
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Salary comparison by years of experience monthly Poland Physician - Cardiology
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The experience level is the most important factor in determining the salary. Naturally the more years of experience the higher your wage. We broke down Physician - Cardiology salaries by experience level and this is what we found.

Employees with less than two years of experience makes approximately 16,300 PLN per month.

While someone with an experience level between two and five years is expected to earn 21,600 PLN per month, 32% more than someone with less than two year's experience.

Moving forward, an experience level between five and ten years lands a salary of 28,900 PLN per month, 34% more than someone with two to five years of experience.

On average, a person's salary doubles their starting salary by the time they cross the 10 years* experience mark.
* Based on the average change in salary over time. Salary variations differ from person to person.

Additionally, Physician - Cardiology whose expertise span anywhere between ten and fifteen years get a salary equivalent to 34,500 PLN per month, 19% more than someone with five to ten years of experience.

If the experience level is between fifteen and twenty years, then the expected wage is 37,200 PLN per month, 8% more than someone with ten to fifteen years of experience.

Lastly, employees with more than twenty years of professional experience get a salary of 39,900 PLN per month, 7% more than people with fifteen to twenty years of experience.

Typical Salary Progress for Most Careers

Salary Comparison By Experience Level
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Salary and Compensation Comparison By Gender - Physician - Cardiology

Salary comparison by gender Poland Physician - Cardiology monthly
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Though gender should not have an effect on pay, in reality, it does. So who gets paid more: men or women? Male Physician - Cardiology employees in Poland earn 5% more than their female counterparts on average.

27,800 PLN
26,600 PLN
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Salary Comparison By Gender in Poland for all Careers

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Physician - Cardiology Average Annual Salary Increment Percentage in Poland

How much are annual salary increments in Poland for Physician - Cardiology(s)? How often do employees get salary raises?

Physician - Cardiology

Physician - Cardiology(s) in Poland are likely to observe a salary increase of approximately 14% every 17 months. The national average annual increment for all professions combined is 8% granted to employees every 17 months.

Annual Salary Increment Rate Poland Physician - Cardiology
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The figures provided here are averages of numbers. Those figures should be taken as general guidelines. Salary increments will vary from person to person and depend on many factors, but your performance and contribution to the success of the organization remain the most important factors in determining how much and how often you will be granted a raise.

Poland / All Professions

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The term 'Annual Salary Increase' usually refers to the increase in 12 calendar month period, but because it is rarely that people get their salaries reviewed exactly on the one year mark, it is more meaningful to know the frequency and the rate at the time of the increase.

How to calculate the salary increment percentage?

The annual salary Increase in a calendar year (12 months) can be easily calculated as follows: Annual Salary Increase = Increase Rate x 12 ÷ Increase Frequency

The average salary increase in one year (12 months) in Poland is 6%.

Annual Increment Rate By Industry 2022

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Listed above are the average annual increase rates for each industry in Poland for the year 2022. Companies within thriving industries tend to provide higher and more frequent raises. Exceptions do exist, but generally speaking, the situation of any company is closely related to the economic situation in the country or region. These figures tend to change frequently.

Worldwide Salary Raises: All Countries and All Jobs

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Salary Packages and Schemes

Not all compensation increases are reflected directly in the salary. Some companies offer upgraded packages to their staff instead of cash money. The figures displayed here account only for direct increments to the base salary.

Physician - Cardiology Bonus and Incentive Rates in Poland

How much and how often are bonuses being awarded?Annual Salary Bonus Rate Poland Physician - Cardiology
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"Physician - Cardiology" is considered to be a high bonus-based job. The people who get the highest bonuses are usually somehow involved in the revenue generation cycle.

15% of surveyed staff reported that they haven't received any bonuses or incentives in the previous year while 85% said that they received at least one form of monetary bonus.

Those who got bonuses reported rates ranging from 5% to 8% of their annual salary.

Received Bonus
No Bonus

Types of Bonuses Considered

Individual Performance-Based Bonuses

The most standard form of bonus where the employee is awarded based on their exceptional performance.

Company Performance Bonuses

Occasionally, some companies like to celebrate excess earnings and profits with their staff collectively in the form of bonuses that are granted to everyone. The amount of the bonus will probably be different from person to person depending on their role within the organization.

Goal-Based Bonuses

Granted upon achieving an important goal or milestone.

Holiday / End of Year Bonuses

These types of bonuses are given without a reason and usually resemble an appreciation token.

Bonuses Are Not Commissions!

People tend to confuse bonuses with commissions. A commission is a prefixed rate at which someone gets paid for items sold or deals completed while a bonus is in most cases arbitrary and unplanned.

What makes a position worthy of good bonuses and a high salary?

The main two types of jobs

Revenue GeneratorsSupporting Cast

Employees that are directly involved in generating revenue or profit for the organization. Their field of expertise usually matches the type of business.

Employees that support and facilitate the work of revenue generators. Their expertise is usually different from that of the core business operations.

A graphics designer working for a graphics designing company.

A graphic designer in the marketing department of a hospital.

Revenue generators usually get more and higher bonuses, higher salaries, and more frequent salary increments. The reason is quite simple: it is easier to quantify your value to the company in monetary terms when you participate in revenue generation.

Try to work for companies where your skills can generate revenue. We can't all generate revenue and that's perfectly fine.

Bonus Comparison by Seniority Level

Top management personnel and senior employees naturally exhibit higher bonus rates and frequencies than juniors. This is very predictable due to the inherent responsibilities of being higher in the hierarchy. People in top positions can easily get double or triple bonus rates than employees down the pyramid.

Physician - Cardiology Salary Trend and Forecast in Poland

How are Physician - Cardiology salaries changing over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.

Average Salary 2019
24,800 PLN
Average Salary 2020+3%
25,500 PLN
Average Salary 2021+2%
25,900 PLN
Average Salary 2022+3%
26,700 PLN
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Physician - Cardiology salaries in Poland are on the rise in the year 2023 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2022 are 3% higher than those of 2021. The trend suggests a slow yet continuous increase in pay in 2024 and future years. These numbers may vary from industry to another.

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Physician - Cardiology Average Hourly Wage in Poland

160 PLN per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Poland is 160 PLN. This means that the average Physician - Cardiology in Poland earns approximately 160 PLN for every worked hour.

Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

About The Hourly Pay Rate

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one worked hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and the annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximations and are considered to be the standard. One major difference between salaried employees and hourly paid employees is overtime eligibility. Salaried employees are usually exempt from overtime as opposed to hourly paid staff.

What is the minimum hourly rate of pay?

The minimum pay rate per hour for 'Physician - Cardiology' in Poland is 79 PLN. This is the minimum as per the gathered data in the salary survey not the minimum hourly rate mandated by law.

Physician - Cardiology VS Other Jobs

27,200 PLN
17,800 PLN
11,300 PLN
Average Salary
Physician - Cardiology
Average Salary
Doctor / Physician
Average Salary
Health and Medical

The average salary for Physician - Cardiology is 53% more than that of Doctor / Physician. Also, Doctor / Physician salaries are 57% more than those of Health and Medical.

Salary Comparison Between Physician - Cardiology and Health and Medical monthly Poland
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Forensic Pathologist19,900 PLN-27%
General Medical Practitioner14,800 PLN-46%
Genetic Counselor11,500 PLN-58%
Internist21,900 PLN-20%
Interventionist22,700 PLN-17%
Invasive Cardiologist29,400 PLN+8%
Mental Health Therapst12,600 PLN-54%
Naturopathic Physician22,100 PLN-19%
Neurologist21,800 PLN-20%
Neurophysiology Technologist6,070 PLN-78%
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Occupational Health Safety Specialist10,600 PLN-61%
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Physical Therapist11,600 PLN-57%
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Physician - Cardiology27,200 PLN-0%
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Physician - Hematology / Oncology20,200 PLN-26%
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Physician - Obstetrics / Gynecology20,200 PLN-26%
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Physician - Ophthalmology13,900 PLN-49%
Physician - Otolaryngology14,100 PLN-48%
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Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Gdansk27,800 PLN
Katowice23,300 PLN
Krakow29,100 PLN
Lublin24,500 PLN
Poznan26,400 PLN
Szczecin26,400 PLN
Warsaw30,600 PLN
Wroclaw27,700 PLN

Government vs Private Sector Salary Comparison

Where can you get paid more, working for a private company or for the government? Public sector employees in Poland earn 7% more than their private sector counterparts on average across all sectors.

Private Sector
7,250 PLN
Public Sector+7%
7,790 PLN
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Salary Statistics and Calculation Guide

What is considered to be a good and competitive salary for Physician - Cardiology in Poland?

A good and competitive compensation would range anywhere between 25,200 PLN and 28,700 PLN. This is a very rough estimate and your experience and education will play a very huge part into your final earnings.

Gross Salary (before tax) and Net Salary (after tax)

All salary and compensation figures displayed here are gross salary figures, that is the salary before tax deductions. Because taxes may differ across sectors and locations, it is difficult to accurately calculate the net salart after tax for every career.

Base / Basic Salary

The base salary for Physician - Cardiology in Poland is ranges from 20,700 PLN to 28,700 PLN. The base salary depends on many factors including experience and education. It is not easy to provide a figure with very little information, so take this range in a grain of salt.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plenty of room for improvement. If your wage is between the average and the median, then things can be a bit complicated. We wrote a guide to explain all about the different scenarios. How to compare your salary

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